How much does it cost to ship a container to Italy

These are examples of the cheapest rates for 20 foot FCL container shipping to Italy’s ports:

Miami - Genoa

From 362 $

NEW YORK - Genoa

From 362 $

Houston - Genoa

From 1,328 $

Algeciras - Genoa

From 527 $

Madrid - Genoa

From 588 $

Valencia - Genoa

From 769 $

Shipping rates from United States to Italy

norfolk - genoa
DV20
$ 362
DV40
$ 392
40HC
$ 2,172
miami - livorno
DV20
$ 362
DV40
$ 394
40HC
$ 710
new york - genoa
DV20
$ 362
DV40
$ 434
40HC
$ 434
savannah - livorno
DV20
$ 362
DV40
$ 700
40HC
$ 610
miami - genoa
DV20
$ 362
DV40
$ 2,292
40HC
$ 2,292

Shipping rates from Spain to Italy

barcelona - genoa
DV20
$ 402
DV40
$ 638
40HC
$ 647
algeciras - genoa
DV20
$ 609
DV40
$ 814
40HC
$ 872
barcelona - genoa
DV20
$ 649
DV40
$ 922
40HC
$ 911
barcelona - napoli
DV20
$ 660
DV40
$ 2,184
40HC
$ 1,000
madrid - venezia
DV20
$ 679
DV40
$ 3,359
40HC
$ 2,755

How much does it cost to ship a container from Italy

Shipping rates from Italy to United States

la spezia - atlanta, ga
DV20
$ 1,808
DV40
$ 2,316
40HC
$ 2,579
la spezia - charlotte
DV20
$ 1,958
DV40
$ 3,398
40HC
$ 3,281
genoa - louisville
DV20
$ 2,017
DV40
$ 4,309
40HC
$ 3,027
livorno - houston, tx
DV20
$ 2,022
DV40
$ 2,434
40HC
$ 2,269
livorno - savannah
DV20
$ 2,052
DV40
$ 4,307
40HC
$ 2,744

Shipping rates from Italy to Spain

genoa - algeciras
DV20
$ 325
DV40
$ 506
40HC
$ 507
genoa - algeciras
DV20
$ 357
DV40
$ 655
40HC
$ 1,268
napoli - barcelona
DV20
$ 464
DV40
$ 1,126
40HC
$ 1,199
genoa - valencia
DV20
$ 574
DV40
$ 1,209
40HC
$ 1,137
la spezia - barcelona
DV20
$ 574
DV40
$ 1,209
40HC
$ 1,752

Shipping rates from Italy to Dominican Republic

napoli - caucedo
DV20
$ 5,309
DV40
$ 6,631
40HC
$ 6,470

Ship containers to different ports in Italy

Ship your container to Italy in FCL (Full Container Load) or LCL (Less than a Container Load) shipment at the best rate. iContainers operates in 17 ports in Italy from the United States and in 11 ports in Italy from Spain for ocean freight transport.

Estimated transit time to send a container to Italy

Continent of originCountry of originPort of originPort of destinationTransit time (days)20DV FCL
AmericaUnited StatesOaklandGenoa513,429$
AmericaUnited StatesBostonGenoa492,069$
AmericaUnited StatesSeattleGenoa423,404$
EuropeSpainBarcelonaGenoa21,050$
EuropeSpainPamplonaGenoa21,050$
EuropeSpainZaragozaGenoa21,050$

Longest transit time to Italy

The longest transit time to ship a container to Italy is the route Oakland - Genoa, with an average of 51 days. The next longest routes are Boston - Genoa, with an average of 49 days and Seattle - Genoa, with an average of 42 days.

Shortest transit time to Italy

The shortest transit time to ship a container to Italy is the route Barcelona - Genoa, with an average of 2 days. The next shortest routes are Pamplona - Genoa, with an average of 2 days; and Zaragoza - Genoa, with an average of 2 days.

Top 5 routes for shipping containers to Italy

At iContainers, you can find 161 routes for sending containers to Italy. Here are the top 5 routes:

OriginDestination
BarcelonaGenoa
Houston, TxGenoa
Los AngelesGenoa
MiamiGenoa
New YorkGenoa

Ship container to Italy: Import duty rates

All European Union member states apply the same duty rates on imports. Italy is a member of the European Union.

2013 2014 2015 2016 2017
Average duty rate 5.5% 5.3% 5.1% 5.2% 5.1%
Maximum duty rate 511% 182% 146% 170% 189%

Peak Season 2021

Dive into the factors affecting this year’s peak season and their impact, as well as the advice and tips needed to begin planning your shipment

Peak Season 2021 eBook
Klaus Lydsal

"Shippers should plan as far in advance as possible. With COVID on the map and lack of space, this season will be more unpredictable than the previous one, with rates never seen"

Klaus Lydsal, vice president of operations at iContainers